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Life is not a rehearsal! Start improvising!

Life is not a rehearsal! Start improvising!

You just never know what to expect when you’re dealing with people. Neither work nor life is a rehearsal. Improvisation skills are people skills: Listening,…

Cindy Tonkin May 1, 2018
Useful tools for consulting

Useful tools for consulting

Consulting tools that can help you be better at consulting? I’ll help you! Here are some of the consulting tools in my collection: With no sign up, you can…

Cindy Tonkin April 12, 2018
Five Problems for Data Science Consulting teams in Financial Services

Five Problems for Data Science Consulting teams in Financial Services

There are five key problems for data scientist consulting teams in financial services right now. The key problems work around the acronym FLAWS: Free resource Lacking…

Cindy Tonkin February 22, 2018
Get attention when you present!

Get attention when you present!

Get attention from people: You have worked for weeks making your presentation just so. You have mined the data, and you know it backwards. You have worked hard to…

Cindy Tonkin February 13, 2018
Saying Sorry is an art
Cindy Tonkin February 13, 2018
Overwhelm? Goals are easy

Overwhelm? Goals are easy

Are you having trouble breaking your goals into manageable chunks so your 90 Day plan will work? Try some of these ideas via GIPHY 1. Step away from the keyboard…

Cindy Tonkin February 13, 2018
No is a life choice too

No is a life choice too

Saying no nicely isn’t just about talking with your clients and stakeholders and rationalising the decision. It’s also a life and strategic choice. This…

Cindy Tonkin January 15, 2018
Work Smarter: Training programs for Political Acumen

Work Smarter: Training programs for Political Acumen

Political acumen is not something people naturally have. See here some symptoms of a lack of political acumen in your otherwise high-functioning team. If you know…

Cindy Tonkin January 1, 2018
Smarter, faster, nicer

Smarter, faster, nicer

Any intervention to get your team working smarter, faster and nicer must address your particular challenges. Below are some of the topics I have worked with in the…

Cindy Tonkin January 1, 2018
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